Neiman Marcus Coral Gables celebrates the 20th Anniversary of
Neiman Marcus ART OF FASHION
 
Neiman Marcus at the Village of Merrick Park in Coral Gables, along with Ocean Drive Magazine, celebrated the 20th Anniversary of the Neiman Marcus ART OF FASHION. Over 500 people attended the fashion event of the fall season! Neiman Marcus is committed to supporting the arts in the community and they partnered with three arts-related charities for the event: Beaux Arts for the Lowe Art Museum, The Venus Orbit Initiative supporting the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, and the National YoungArts Foundation. The host committee included, Lana Bernstein, Julia Bianchi, Courtney Denaro, Julia Ford Carther, Becky McCarron, Cristina Krislav, Maria Schwedel, and Jared Shapiro. The highlight of the evening was a Fall 2014 Collection runway fashion show, hosted by Local 10 News Anchor, Laurie Jennings. Models graced the catwalk in the must-have trends of the season: Global Chic, Grey Matters, Greens and Blues, The Trouser, and Knit Dressing. Guests also enjoyed getting a Flash Tatoo, grabbing girlfriends and popping into the AOF Photo Booth, and striking a pose wearing their AOF best on the Ocean Drive Magazine red carpet. Top local restaurants were on-hand and guests were treated to tastings from Bread + Butter, Love is Blind, Red Koi Thai and Sushi Lounge and Swine Southern Table + Bar. Frey Vineyards treated guests to their organic wines, and artisanal cocktails were served courtesy of GREY GOOSE Vodka. GREY GOOSE also featured their new creation - GREY GOOSE VX . An exclusive edition of masterfully crafted GREY GOOSE vodka with a hint of precious Cognac.

Photos by Manny Hernandez


Stephen Brunelle, Amy Rosenberg, Becky McCarron, Julia Bianchi


Caty Jimenez, Silvia Rios Fortun

Julia Ford Carther, Lana Bernstein, Laurie Jennings, Stephen Brunelle, Julia Bianchi, Maria Schwedel, Becky McCarron




Brenda Nestor Castellanos, Barbara Reese and Michele Reese

Bobbie Vandervlught, Mari Grimalt, and Teresita Menendez




Jenny LaTour, Stephanie Jackson

Margarita Wells, Caroline Lamarre and Evelyn Torres

Amanda Rodriguez, Gioconda Baltonado




Vivianne Kurzweil, Dana Shear

Laurie Jennings and Stephen Brunelle




Jeanie Hernandez, Ana Hernandez, and Daisy Casuso

Lana Bernstein and Julia Ford Carther


Stephen Brunelle with models





Catherine Block, Kristin Pearce, Katie Newcomm